More on Obama: in response to Mr. Tweedy

Mr. Tweedy has an entry on Barack Obama which mentions my own entry on the subject several times. We have substantially different political opinions, so it’s not really surprising to find that he disagrees with me on many points. But there are two in particular that I’d like to respond to – and not so…

Daily Dose of Irony

Alright, I admit that hypocrites are an easy target, but this particular brand of hypocrite gets my dander up more than most. Ernst Zündel, it seems, has finally been tried and sentenced to the maximum (5 years) in Germany for Holocaust Denial. And here’s what the Canadian Jewish Congress has to say about it: “I…

Laughing About Rape

Today in the paper there is a staff editorial about this incident in which the opinion editor at Connecticut State University published an ill-considered bit of satire about rape. You can read the article in all its sophopmoric (lack of) glory here(pdf – page 7). On the whole, it’s just what you’d expect – some…